03
JUN

Advanced De-escalation Skills

Course Duration: ONE DAY
Specialist skills for volatile situations. Following on from our popular “De-escalating Conflict and Aggression”, this more advanced course further develops skills in preventing violence and responding to aggression.

Building on the general skills and techniques covered in the introductory course, this course covers more specialist situations and behaviours which any of us could encounter in the community.

Participants must have attended our introductory course or equivalent to get the most from this more specialist course.

Content covered includes:

  • Intoxication and substance use behaviour responses
  • Recognising and responding to symptoms of psychosis
  • Specialist techniques for dealing with young people
  • Legal issues with duty of care
  • Responding to distress, confusion and dementia
  • De-escalating an actively suicidal person

This course includes

  • Engaging, up-to-date materials.
  • Take-home reference package and free online resources.
  • All day catering and beverages - with dietary needs catered for.
  • Post-course contacts for help and advice.
  • Certificate of attendance.

Venue

Evolve Events
Suite 9, 150 Hay Street
Subiaco 6008

Click here for further details regarding parking, transport and location.

Our venue is wheelchair accessible, including toilets. However, if you have any special access needs or would like any support or adaptations to make learning easier for you, please let us know.

SCHOLARSHIPS

We offer a small number of scholarships to those who would otherwise be unable to afford to attend.

Scholarship recipients pay a nominal fee of $35 toward catering and materials.

Click here to apply.